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Battle of Ideas: Teach the World to Sing

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Battle of Ideas: Teach the World to Sing
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Battle of Ideas: Teach the World to Sing at the 2007 Battle of Ideas conference hosted by the Institute of Ideas.Much excitement has been generated by the government's 'Music Manifesto', which promises to involve many more children in music by getting them singing. But is this initiative so keen to include that it refuses to demand enough of pupils? Is encouraging 'creativity' without providing a grounding in musical discipline (learning your scales!) ultimately doomed? Or might active participation in something like singing actually give children a better understanding than a more academic approach? - IoImoreless
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